Have you ever noticed how the best toys are sometimes the simplest or maybe not even toys at all? Buy a kid or a pet – dog, cat, rabbit – a fancy, expensive toy, and there’s a pretty good chance that both the little one and the furry one will become absolutely enthralled with the box. Maybe we even did the same when we were little. One toy that most of us likely had growing up was the Slinky, that metal coil that loved to crawl down the stairs. A simple toy that made so many of us happy. Did you know that the Slinky was invented in Pennsylvania?

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Did you know that the Slinky was invented in Pennsylvania? Did you have, or maybe you still have, a Slinky as a kid? Let us know in the comments! Then take a peek at these 12 inventions in Pennsylvania that contributed to world history. Do you still have your childhood Slinky? If not, why not buy a new (or vintage) one?

12 Changes And Inventions Pennsylvania Contributed To The History Of The World

 

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